The Ministry of Higher Education says it will construct a skills training center in Shiwangandu District of Muchinga Province.
Higher Education Minister Professor Nkandu Luo says the Zambia National Service will be engaged to construct the Centre in the district.
Professor Luo says two sites have been identified for constructing the institution, adding that one site is at Kabangama area while the other site is near the District Centre.
She says funds permitting, both sites may be utilized.
Professor Luo says the Youth Skills Training Centre will help in providing skills to youths in the area.
She said this after inspecting sites in the company of Shiwang’andu District Council Chairperson Epilius Chisulo and the District Administrative Officer Noah Simulunga.
And Mr. Chisulo says once constructed the Training Centre will go a long way in helping school leavers acquire various entrepreneurial skills.